The Play by the Rules magazine is a free online magazine for people interested in safe, fair and inclusive sport issues. The magazine comes in three different formats - a Flip Book with embedded media, a PDF version with links and a plain text version. The Flip Book version of each magazine is only available for 12 months following publication.

Latest Issue
  • Issue 10: August 2015

    Feature articles:

    • Valuing an athletes right to speak up
    • Starting a conversation about inclusion
    • When interests collide - dealing with conflicts of interest
  • Issue 9: June 2015

    Feature articles:

    • Winning is important, but...
    • Conversation needed on transphobia in sport
    • Reflections on the Safeguarding the Integrity of Sport Forums
    • The pregnant player: where duty meets discrimination
  • Issue 8: April 2015

    Feature articles:

    • A complete approach to safeguarding the integrity of sport
    • What really matters and why
    • No cause for complacency on match-fixing
    • Fair play: the importance of following a fair process in employee disciplinary matters
  • Issue 7: February 2015

    Feature articles:

    • Wise Words
    • Culture in Progress
    • Getting Your Culture Right - Introducing UGRs
    • Anti-smoking laws and sporting venues
  • Issue 6: December 2014

    Feature articles:

    • Supplements - the real story
    • Play by the Rules - that was the year that was
    • When good parents turn ugly
    • Child protection: the international transfer of minors in football
  • Issue 5: October 2014

    Feature articles:

    • Top 6 issues for Play by the Rules readers
    • Keeping our most vulnerable children safe
    • Is your door open to everyone?
    • A guide to the Sporting Organisation Award 2010
  • Issue 4: August 2014

    Feature articles:

    • Can a confession lead to change?
    • When tragedy strikes
    • Embedding inclusive delivery habits with local providers
    • Tips and tricks for office holders of incorporated associations
  • Issue 3: June 2014

    Feature articles:

    • Clubs put peurile parents on notice
    • Landmark report on homophobia
    • Hitting the mark on safe, fair and inclusive sport
    • Discrimination and Equal Opportunity Issues in Sport: Membership of Private Sporting Organisations
  • Issue 2: April 2014

    Feature articles:

    • Getting your message across - You Can Play
    • Touching in sport - a very touchy topic
    • Women filling the sport governance gap
    • Member Protection – a closer look at bullying in sport and the law
  • Issue 1: February 2014

    Feature articles:

    • Sexism still the 'ism' most prominent in sport
    • Bystander Intervention Project
    • No place for bullies